You may not be familiar with the latest scandal surrounding the Miss USA pageant, because it is stupid. But Miss Florida USA is involved, so now, so are we.It all started when Miss Pennsylvania USA, Sheena Monnin, resigned her crown June 4, claiming the Miss USA pageant was fixed."In good conscience ... More >>
myspace.com/playboyintimatesKarina BrezHere's a way to introduce some controversy into the Miss Florida USA pageant -- find the Playboy angle.NBC Miami has been getting on the inside of the pageant scene, and apparently a few of the other contestants are complaining about some wonderful lingerie ... More >>
bittenandbound.comLissette Garcia, Miss Florida 2011, looks much better without one of those cumbersome fur coatsThe winner of Miss Florida USA will no longer don a chic animal-carcass coat, according to a local animal-rights group.Don Anthony of the Animal Rights Foundation of Florida tells New ... More >>
Smith, from her days as Miss South Carolina USAStephanie Smith of Fort Lauderdale is a former Miss South Carolina USA and a contestant on this season's edition of the CBS reality show, The Amazing Race. That puts her perilously close to two of the world's most notorious Youtube video memes.But le ... More >>
C. StilesWe live in South Florida, one of the warmest climates in the country. And on top of that, this one of the hottest summers we've had in years. So why would anyone ever need a fur coat down here?That's what the Animal Rights Foundation of Florida was thinking when members emailed more than ... More >>
Tara NieuwesteegAnimal rights activists of all ages turned out to tell would-be beauty queens not to support the fur industry.The Miss Florida USA program held a preliminary event in Hollywood over the weekend. And along with dozens of young women hoping to compete in the Donald Trump-owned Miss ... More >>
Flickr: missteenusa2009Kayla Christina Collier, on the right, is the reigning Miss Florida Teen, and she'll give away her crown Sunday in Davie.The finals of the Miss Florida Teen USA pageant happens Sunday at Bailey Hall at the Broward College campus in Davie. But the "Miss Cruel Teen USA" event ... More >>
View more news videos at: http://www.nbcsandiego.com/video.One is a beautiful, single, 21-year-old who poses seminude and is prone to tone-deaf, divisive political commentary. The other is a beautiful, married 34-year-old with three children and whose political cause is increasing child literacy. Wh ... More >>
Flickr User: pageantcastSara Hoots, Miss Hooters 2008On Saturday, the media couldn't get into Tehran, but they sure as hell were welcome at the Hooters 2009 International Swimsuit Pageant, staged this year at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Fort Lauderdale.A rather spectacular ... More >>
A Hooters extravaganza means wings, beer, family fun, and, oh yeah, hooters
The Art and Culture Center's "Sugar and Spice" show redeems itself with everything not so nice
"What's Wrong With America" indie comedy reveals what's wrong with indie comedies.
Who knew puking in South Florida would get Tucker Max on the bestseller list in New York?
Let's see that Pearl Drops smile!
Young Miss America (PIAS)
Hancock does it on the floor
The hometown heroine goes for the tiara at the Miss Florida USA pageant
Sally Field turns director for Beautiful, with reasonable (is that good enough?) results
January 7 - 13, 1999